The Resource Celebrating Christmas around the world

Celebrating Christmas around the world

Label
Celebrating Christmas around the world
Title
Celebrating Christmas around the world
Creator
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of articles and stories about Christmas customs is arranged alphabetically by continent and country: Africa, with the Congo and Matabeleland, to Asia, which treats Armenia, China, Iraq, and Thailand; to Europe; North America, touching on Labrador, Guatemala and Nicaragua; and ends with four South American countries
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1975
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wernecke, Herbert H.
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • GT4985
  • R394.2 W
LC item number
.W438
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas
  • Christmas
Label
Celebrating Christmas around the world
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Congo: Christmas in the Congo -- Kanda's Christmas in the Congo -- South Africa: Christmas throughout South Africa -- Christmas in Cape Town -- Christmas on the farms of South Africa -- Southern Rhodesia: Christmas in Matabeleland -- Armenia: Christmas in Armenia -- China: We want to stay here for Christmas -- The Christmas lantern -- India: A Universal Christmas in India -- Iraq: A Bonfire in the courtyard and in the church -- At home and in the hospital in Iraq -- Japan: "Meri Kurisumasu" -- Missionaries' reports and letters -- Korea: Songs, gifts, and love -- Christmas at a hospital -- Missionaries' reports -- Micronesia: Christmas at Ponape in the Caroline Islands -- Palestine: In Bethlehem for Christmas -- Persia (Iran): In the land of the Magi -- The Philippines: How the Filipinos observe Christmas -- As missionaries see Christmas -- Thailand: Thailand celebrates Christmas -- Austria: Christmas in Austria -- The Song that went from Austria around the world -- Belgium: Christmas in Belgium -- Denmark: Christmas in Denmark -- The Danes love Christmas -- England: Christmas at Bracebridge Hall -- (The Isle of Man) Fiddler, play fast, play faster -- Finland: A Christmas broadcast from the trenches, 1939 -- Christmas in Finland -- France: Christmas in Provence -- Christmas festivities in France -- Holland: The Festival of Saint Nicholas -- Iceland: Where few trees grow -- Ireland: Christmas folklore -- The Wren -- Italy: Christmas worshiping and feasting -- The Christmas table in Italy -- A Social worker in Naples reports -- Norway: Old and new Christmas traditions -- Poland: The Holiday season in Poland (as reflected in the United States) -- Aniela's birthday and Christmas -- Scotland: Homes open to the wanderers -- Spain: The "Good Night" in Spain -- Christmas fiestas in Spain -- Sweden: The Swedes love Christmas -- Turkey: Throwing a cross into the sea -- Wales: The Eisteddfod and the plum pudding -- Canada (Labrador): Christmas with Dr. Grenfell -- Greenland: Christmas upon a Greenland iceberg -- Guatemala: Christmas and Three Kings' Day -- Mexico: ' Juanito and Maria's Christmas -- "Here is Joseph and here is Mary" -- Nicaragua: Lodging provided for the Christ-child -- The United States: Alaska / Christmas in Uncle Sam's attic -- American Indian / A Navaho Christmas -- Annapolis and West Point / Christmas festivities -- West Point -- Annapolis -- Bethlehem, Pennsylvania / The Christmas city of America -- Hawaii / The Christmas ship brings Santa and the trees -- New England / A Vermont Christmas -- Pennsylvania Dutch / A Pennsylvania Dutch Christmas -- Plymouth Rock / A Pilgrim Christmas, 1620 -- Puerto Rico / Christmas in Puerto Rico -- Bolivia: Christmas, a harvest festival -- Brazil: Creches but no trees -- Christmas at Campinas -- Colombia: The Christmas guest -- Ecuador: Christmas, the universal feast
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
246 pages
Lccn
62013232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00742866
  • (OCoLC)ocm00742866
Label
Celebrating Christmas around the world
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Congo: Christmas in the Congo -- Kanda's Christmas in the Congo -- South Africa: Christmas throughout South Africa -- Christmas in Cape Town -- Christmas on the farms of South Africa -- Southern Rhodesia: Christmas in Matabeleland -- Armenia: Christmas in Armenia -- China: We want to stay here for Christmas -- The Christmas lantern -- India: A Universal Christmas in India -- Iraq: A Bonfire in the courtyard and in the church -- At home and in the hospital in Iraq -- Japan: "Meri Kurisumasu" -- Missionaries' reports and letters -- Korea: Songs, gifts, and love -- Christmas at a hospital -- Missionaries' reports -- Micronesia: Christmas at Ponape in the Caroline Islands -- Palestine: In Bethlehem for Christmas -- Persia (Iran): In the land of the Magi -- The Philippines: How the Filipinos observe Christmas -- As missionaries see Christmas -- Thailand: Thailand celebrates Christmas -- Austria: Christmas in Austria -- The Song that went from Austria around the world -- Belgium: Christmas in Belgium -- Denmark: Christmas in Denmark -- The Danes love Christmas -- England: Christmas at Bracebridge Hall -- (The Isle of Man) Fiddler, play fast, play faster -- Finland: A Christmas broadcast from the trenches, 1939 -- Christmas in Finland -- France: Christmas in Provence -- Christmas festivities in France -- Holland: The Festival of Saint Nicholas -- Iceland: Where few trees grow -- Ireland: Christmas folklore -- The Wren -- Italy: Christmas worshiping and feasting -- The Christmas table in Italy -- A Social worker in Naples reports -- Norway: Old and new Christmas traditions -- Poland: The Holiday season in Poland (as reflected in the United States) -- Aniela's birthday and Christmas -- Scotland: Homes open to the wanderers -- Spain: The "Good Night" in Spain -- Christmas fiestas in Spain -- Sweden: The Swedes love Christmas -- Turkey: Throwing a cross into the sea -- Wales: The Eisteddfod and the plum pudding -- Canada (Labrador): Christmas with Dr. Grenfell -- Greenland: Christmas upon a Greenland iceberg -- Guatemala: Christmas and Three Kings' Day -- Mexico: ' Juanito and Maria's Christmas -- "Here is Joseph and here is Mary" -- Nicaragua: Lodging provided for the Christ-child -- The United States: Alaska / Christmas in Uncle Sam's attic -- American Indian / A Navaho Christmas -- Annapolis and West Point / Christmas festivities -- West Point -- Annapolis -- Bethlehem, Pennsylvania / The Christmas city of America -- Hawaii / The Christmas ship brings Santa and the trees -- New England / A Vermont Christmas -- Pennsylvania Dutch / A Pennsylvania Dutch Christmas -- Plymouth Rock / A Pilgrim Christmas, 1620 -- Puerto Rico / Christmas in Puerto Rico -- Bolivia: Christmas, a harvest festival -- Brazil: Creches but no trees -- Christmas at Campinas -- Colombia: The Christmas guest -- Ecuador: Christmas, the universal feast
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
246 pages
Lccn
62013232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00742866
  • (OCoLC)ocm00742866

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